Topic: Election Commission of Pakistan
Women, nongovernmental organizations, and a council of conservative Muslims are doing their best to avoid a repeat of the poor 2008 election showing among women.
Analysts say the decision by the Pakistani government to sanction a special day for protests was a political move to draw support from a public that has larger frustrations with the US.
Benazir Bhutto's party named her son and husband as new leaders, following a South Asian tradition of keeping political power in the family.
01/02/2008 12:00 am